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Journals of Gerontology - Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Geriatrics and Gerontology
Medicine (miscellaneous)

Nursing
Gerontology

Psychology
Clinical Psychology
Social Psychology
PublisherGerontological Society of America
Publication typeJournals
ISSN10795014
Coverage1995-ongoing
Scope The Journals of Gerontology were the first journals on aging published in the United States. The tradition of excellence in these peer-reviewed scientific journals, established in 1946, continues today. The Journals of Gerontology Series B publishes within its covers the Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences and the Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences. Publishes articles on applied, clinical and counseling, developmental, experimental, and social psychology of aging. Appropriate topics include, but are not limited to, attitudes, cognition, educational gerontology, emotion, health psychology, industrial gerontology, interpersonal relations, neuropsychology, perception, personality, physiological psychology, psychometric tests, and sensation.

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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Clinical Psychology1999Q1
Clinical Psychology2000Q1
Clinical Psychology2001Q1
Clinical Psychology2002Q1
Clinical Psychology2003Q1
Clinical Psychology2004Q1
Clinical Psychology2005Q1
Clinical Psychology2006Q1
Clinical Psychology2007Q1
Clinical Psychology2008Q1
Clinical Psychology2009Q1
Clinical Psychology2010Q1
Clinical Psychology2011Q1
Clinical Psychology2012Q1
Clinical Psychology2013Q1
Clinical Psychology2014Q1
Clinical Psychology2015Q1
Clinical Psychology2016Q1
Clinical Psychology2017Q1
Clinical Psychology2018Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology1999Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2000Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2001Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2002Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2003Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2004Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2005Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2006Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2007Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2008Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2009Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2010Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2011Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2012Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2013Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2014Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2015Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2016Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2017Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2018Q1
Gerontology1999Q1
Gerontology2000Q1
Gerontology2001Q1
Gerontology2002Q1
Gerontology2003Q1
Gerontology2004Q1
Gerontology2005Q1
Gerontology2006Q1
Gerontology2007Q1
Gerontology2008Q1
Gerontology2009Q1
Gerontology2010Q1
Gerontology2011Q1
Gerontology2012Q1
Gerontology2013Q1
Gerontology2014Q1
Gerontology2015Q1
Gerontology2016Q1
Gerontology2017Q1
Gerontology2018Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Social Psychology1999Q1
Social Psychology2000Q1
Social Psychology2001Q1
Social Psychology2002Q1
Social Psychology2003Q1
Social Psychology2004Q1
Social Psychology2005Q1
Social Psychology2006Q1
Social Psychology2007Q1
Social Psychology2008Q1
Social Psychology2009Q1
Social Psychology2010Q1
Social Psychology2011Q1
Social Psychology2012Q1
Social Psychology2013Q1
Social Psychology2014Q1
Social Psychology2015Q1
Social Psychology2016Q1
Social Psychology2017Q1
Social Psychology2018Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
19991.601
20001.711
20011.575
20021.476
20031.621
20041.531
20051.509
20061.502
20071.646
20081.624
20091.573
20101.373
20111.587
20121.643
20132.000
20141.893
20151.599
20162.150
20171.625
20181.781
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19992.874
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20003.203
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20013.459
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20023.159
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20033.303
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.286
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.524
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.362
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20073.460
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.385
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.282
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.923
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.850
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.154
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.169
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.780
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.850
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.523
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20184.101
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.874
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20003.047
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.974
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.880
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20033.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.913
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.229
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.053
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20073.044
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20083.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.804
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.540
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.572
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.723
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.126
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.653
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.392
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.575
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.396
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.817
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19992.539
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.236
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.361
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.507
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.802
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.422
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.776
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.398
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.929
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.445
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.453
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.027
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.379
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.361
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.391
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.107
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.796
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.292
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.104
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.350
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199975
Self Cites200039
Self Cites200176
Self Cites200257
Self Cites200366
Self Cites200452
Self Cites200577
Self Cites200664
Self Cites200793
Self Cites200862
Self Cites200945
Self Cites201063
Self Cites201144
Self Cites201243
Self Cites2013115
Self Cites2014106
Self Cites201578
Self Cites2016114
Self Cites201789
Self Cites201894
Total Cites1999641
Total Cites2000713
Total Cites2001684
Total Cites2002674
Total Cites2003770
Total Cites2004734
Total Cites2005804
Total Cites2006812
Total Cites2007834
Total Cites2008956
Total Cites2009785
Total Cites2010885
Total Cites2011818
Total Cites2012886
Total Cites20131077
Total Cites20141041
Total Cites20151055
Total Cites20161162
Total Cites20171107
Total Cites20181191
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19992.538
External Cites per document20002.880
External Cites per document20012.643
External Cites per document20022.637
External Cites per document20032.873
External Cites per document20042.706
External Cites per document20052.920
External Cites per document20062.812
External Cites per document20072.704
External Cites per document20082.970
External Cites per document20092.643
External Cites per document20103.288
External Cites per document20113.380
External Cites per document20123.542
External Cites per document20133.686
External Cites per document20143.281
External Cites per document20153.141
External Cites per document20163.225
External Cites per document20173.123
External Cites per document20183.516
Cites per document19992.874
Cites per document20003.047
Cites per document20012.974
Cites per document20022.880
Cites per document20033.143
Cites per document20042.913
Cites per document20053.229
Cites per document20063.053
Cites per document20073.044
Cites per document20083.176
Cites per document20092.804
Cites per document20103.540
Cites per document20113.572
Cites per document20123.723
Cites per document20134.126
Cites per document20143.653
Cites per document20153.392
Cites per document20163.575
Cites per document20173.396
Cites per document20183.817
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
19998.24
20006.76
20012.47
20028.42
200315.73
20049.64
200511.97
200618.89
200718.92
200824.21
200925.00
201013.10
201111.76
201219.77
201331.19
201422.90
201520.19
201624.11
201727.87
201825.42
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents199912
Non-citable documents200010
Non-citable documents20015
Non-citable documents20026
Non-citable documents20035
Non-citable documents200413
Non-citable documents200518
Non-citable documents200623
Non-citable documents200716
Non-citable documents200817
Non-citable documents200916
Non-citable documents201020
Non-citable documents201114
Non-citable documents201212
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201412
Non-citable documents201515
Non-citable documents201619
Non-citable documents201721
Non-citable documents201826
Citable documents1999223
Citable documents2000234
Citable documents2001230
Citable documents2002234
Citable documents2003245
Citable documents2004252
Citable documents2005249
Citable documents2006266
Citable documents2007274
Citable documents2008301
Citable documents2009280
Citable documents2010250
Citable documents2011229
Citable documents2012238
Citable documents2013261
Citable documents2014285
Citable documents2015311
Citable documents2016325
Citable documents2017326
Citable documents2018312
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents199949
Uncited documents200053
Uncited documents200152
Uncited documents200257
Uncited documents200351
Uncited documents200463
Uncited documents200555
Uncited documents200662
Uncited documents200768
Uncited documents200874
Uncited documents200974
Uncited documents201050
Uncited documents201139
Uncited documents201252
Uncited documents201335
Uncited documents201449
Uncited documents201559
Uncited documents201649
Uncited documents201755
Uncited documents201852
Cited documents1999186
Cited documents2000191
Cited documents2001183
Cited documents2002183
Cited documents2003199
Cited documents2004202
Cited documents2005212
Cited documents2006227
Cited documents2007222
Cited documents2008244
Cited documents2009222
Cited documents2010220
Cited documents2011204
Cited documents2012198
Cited documents2013237
Cited documents2014248
Cited documents2015267
Cited documents2016295
Cited documents2017292
Cited documents2018286
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